Provides a comparative-historical analysis of the state and revolution in the 20th century. Examining the competing theories of the state and revolution in classical social theory, this book provides an analysis of the nature and dynamics of major socialist revolutions, including the Russian, Chinese, Vietnamese, Cuban, and Nicaraguan revolutions.
Berch Berberoglu is Foundation Professor of Sociology and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of Nevada, Reno. Dr. Berberoglu has authored and edited thirty two books and many articles in numerous scholarly journals. His areas of specialization are globalization, political economy of development, class analysis, the state, social movements, and social change.